FESTIVALS: Tallinn Black Nights FF Announces New Competition Programme


    TALLINN: The Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, whose 26th edition will be held 11 – 27 November 2022, will launch this year a new competition programme, Critics’ Picks. The programming team of the new section is headed by Nikolaj Nikitin, head of SOFA School of Film Advancement.

    Critics’ Picks will showcase up to 10 films and it will join the existing competitive sections: the Official Selection, First Feature, Baltic Competition, and Rebels with a Cause programmes.

    The extended deadline for submissions to the 26th edition of PÖFF, including films to be considered for the Critics’ Picks programme, as well as sub-festivals PÖFF Shorts and Just Film, is 17 August 2022. The final deadline is 24 August 2022.